Lipoprotein(a) is a topic covered in the Guide to Diagnostic Tests.

To view the entire topic, please or purchase a subscription.

Emergency Central is a collection of disease, drug, and test information including 5-Minute Emergency Medicine Consult, Davis’s Drug, McGraw-Hill Medical’s Diagnosaurus®, Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests, and MEDLINE Journals created for emergency medicine professionals. Explore these free sample topics:

Emergency Central

-- The first section of this topic is shown below --


Lipoprotein (a) [Lp(a)], serum or plasma

≤ 30 mg/dL

SST, red, PPT, green, lavender

Overnight fasting; separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.


-- To view the remaining sections of this topic, please or purchase a subscription --